Characterization of municipal solid waste in the United States, 1992 update final report

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  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- United States -- Analysis.,
  • Refuse and refuse disposal -- United States -- Statistics.

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Statement[U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Solid Waste and Emergency Response].
ContributionsUnited States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response., United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Solid Waste.
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LC ClassificationsTD788 .C48 1992
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL1456122M
LC Control Number93110722

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